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About Melissa Lee - Talented Chinese-American Journalist From CNBC

Published Fri Jul 31 2020 By pratikshya
About Melissa Lee - Talented Chinese-American Journalist From CNBC

Melissa Lee is a well-known news presenter at CNBC news who is a Chinese American reporter. She has occasionally hosted 'Closing Bell' when the anchor is unavailable.

She was born on November 4, 1974. in Great Neck, New York, United States of America. Lee's grandfather was an immigrant to New York from China, her parents were also American citizens. So, she comes from Asian ethnicity but her Nationality is American. 

Let's get to know some unknown facts about Lee.

What's Net Worth of Lee?

Chinese American reporter Melissa Lee has a net worth of $5 million. She added her wealth mostly from her career as a reporter. Her annual salary is at hundreds of thousands of dollars which she receives from CNBC. 

Living Luxurious Lifestyle

With her millions of dollars, Melissa Lee lives a luxurious lifestyle. She bought a house in New York City which is pretty expensive. The price of a lavish house is $676,000. And also Lee has bought two expensive cars to her assets. It is worth $200,000 to $1miilion in range. 

Lee house in New York.

Married Life 

Journalist Lee is happily married to longtime boyfriend Benjamin Kallo. They have dating for six years and Finally, the couple the knot, Lee exchanged the wedding vows with her boyfriend on August 18, 2017. The duo has welcomed princess to their family.

Melissa Lee with her husband Benjamin Kallo. 
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Husband- Benjamin "Ben" Kallo

Her husband Benjamin Kallo is an American senior research analyst at Robert W, Baird. He is widely known for his profession. Kallo has even made an appearance in CNBC News to talk about his work-related issue. His net worth is estimated at around $4.5 million.

Adorable Daughter: Lennon Kallo

Melissa Lee welcomed her daughter to this world on 25th January 2019 and named Lennon Kallo. She 7 pounds, 7 ounces, and 20 inches long when she born. She shares a special bond with her.

Her daughter Lennon Kallo.
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Alma Mater 

Lee's completed her education from Harvard University with a bachelor's degree in Arts in Government. While at college, She served as Assistant Managing Editor of the Harvard Crimson newspaper.


CNBC news presenter had an interest in journalism and wanted to make a career in it, since her childhood. She early starts her career as a consultant at Mercer Management Consulting before joining television.

Earlier to joining CNBC in 2004, Lee worked for Bloomberg Television and CNN Financial News.  She hosts three programs for the network "Fast Money", "Options Actions", and "Money in Motions: Currency Trading" and so on.

Anchor and Reporter of CNBC.

Body Measurement 

The glamorous lady with an adorable height of 5 Feet 8 inches looks beautiful on the screen. Her slender well-toned legs are capable to make any man night go sleepless. she measured as 32-24-35 inches with 58kg respectively.She has silky black hair and light brown eyes are like icing on the cake.

Social Media:

A famous report Lee is active on Twitter account. She shares a huge number of 118.8K followers on twitter with username @MelissaLeeCNBC. But sadly, she is not on the Instagram platform. 

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